With its beautiful landscaping, fantastic golf course and outstanding country club, Onion Creek is perfectly situated for those want to live in a master-planned community close in to Austin with quick access to I-35 and the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. Located on the green belt area just east of I-35 and only 11 miles from the State Capital, Onion Creek is a gated community that offers a great country club lifestyle for its residents, with an exceptional restaurant and outstanding club facilities. Residents are also protected by a 24-hour private security service.
"Onion Creek used to be the residence for primarily retired military officers from Bergstrom," says real estate broker Mary Black of Hilltop Realty. "Now in addition to its popularity with retirees, it's enjoying new appeal with young professionals who want to live in a country club community, but need to be close enough to commute to work or get to the airport. With Onion Creek's proximity to the I-35 corridor and only 20 minutes away from the airport, they can have all that."
Onion Creek also affords its residents access to the acclaimed 27-hole Onion Creek Golf Course, founded by late Masters champion Jimmy Demaret and Texas amateur golf legend Jimmie Connolly. In 1996 Ben Crenshaw and partner Bill Coore added an additional 9 holes to the course. Onion Creek was the home of The Legends of Golf Tournament, which then became the Senior